Prior to installing any WSO2 Carbon based product, it is necessary to have the appropriate prerequisite software installed on your system. Verify that the computer has the supported operating system and development platforms before starting the installation.
Operating Systems/ Databases/ User Stores
The following applications are required for running the product and its samples or for building from the source code.
The applications marked with an asterisk * are mandatory.
Running the product
These applications are mandatory and are required to run the binary distribution of the WSO2 product. The binary distribution contains the binary files for both MS Windows, and Linux-based operating systems. It is recommended for most users.
Java SE Development Kit (JDK)*
If you are using an Oracle JDK version lower than 8u161, you need to download the Java Cryptography Extension (JCE) Unlimited Strength Jurisdiction Policy files from here and add the files to the security directory of your Java installation to avoid
On Windows Server 2003, you must not go below the medium security level in Internet Explorer 6.x.
Running samples and building from source
These applications are required for building the product from the source distribution, and compiling and running product samples.